POSTS FROM SPORTS UNBIASED AND OUTSIDE PITCH SPORTS NETWORK KEEPING YOU UP TO DATE ON WHAT HAPPENED TODAY AROUND THE LEAGUE!!
Links to News Articles & the Day’s Highlights: 4/20/14
- Yankees’ Starter Ivan Nova Has Torn UCL – SU**
- Bobby Abreu to join Mets – OPSN
- Farnsworth in, Valverde out as Mets Closer – SU
- Nationals’ Harper Benched During Game – OPSN**
- Week 3 Stock Up/Down – OPSN
- Astros Rookie Springer Robs A’s Crisp – OPSN**
- Red Sox Honor Marathon Bombing Victims – MLB.com
- Ryan Braun’s Game Tying Homer – MLB.com
- Williams discusses benching Harper – OPSN**
Other MLB Highlights and Transactions:
- *Tigers Released SS Alex Gonzalez. Selected the contract of INF Danny Worth from Toledo (IL).
- *Brewers Placed OF Logan Schafer on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Friday. Reinstated 1B Lyle Overbay from paternity leave.
- *Twins Designated OF Darin Mastroianni for assignment. Claimed OF Sam Fuld off waivers from Oakland.
- *Yankees Placed RHP Ivan Nova on the 15-day DL. Optioned INF Scott Sizemore from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Designated RHP Matt Daley for assignment. Reinstated 1B Mark Teixeira from the 15-day DL. Recalled RHPs Preston Claiborne from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and Bryan Mitchell from Trenton (EL).
- *Mariners Optioned OF James Jones to Tacoma (PCL). Recalled RHP Brandon Maurer from Tacoma.